Nomad’s new East Coast Sales Manager

Thursday, 1st June 2017

(Newcastle upon Tyne, 1 June, 2017) Nomad Digital, the world’s leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions to the railway industry, has boosted its ranks in America after recruiting a new sales manager.

Greg Holmes has recently joined Nomad as East Coast Sales Manager and will be responsible for business growth as well as maintaining strong client relationships with existing customers in that territory.

Greg brings 17 years of experience in the freight and passenger rail market, including on-board signaling sales and project delivery experience. His work around implementing complex on-board communication management and PTC management systems will bring significant benefit to customers and colleagues alike.  He has held a variety of positions in sales, service and engineering at Siemens and General Electric. Included in his accomplishments is successfully implementing the first Class 1 freight railway to operate on the complex Northeast Corridor Amtrak PTC ACSES system.

Prior to joining Nomad, Greg held the position of sales engineer at Lilee Systems and had account responsibilities for WiFi sales, Class 1 Freight and the Amtrak ACSES communications product line.

Nomad’s new East Coast Sales Manager, Greg, said “It’s great to be a part of Nomad at this exciting time. We have a product portfolio that can really make a difference for passengers on transit as well as identifying cost savings for freight operators.”

Jean-Philippe Tissot, Nomad’s Chief Commercial Officer, said “We welcome Greg to our sales team in the US. He brings experience and expertise which will support our customer relationships and build new ones in this important territory.”

For more information on Nomad Digital:
David Bootle Marketing Communications Manager
+44 207 096 6966 Ext. 2144 

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About Nomad Digital
Nomad Digital is the world’s leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions to the railway industry. It offers a broad solutions portfolio to both train operators and builders that significantly enhances the passenger experience, and increases fleet operational efficiency.

Its integrated and scalable solutions include the multi-award winning and patent-protected Passenger WiFi, enabling seamless connectivity with the internet and on-board infotainment. In addition, its Passenger Information System for live journey, multi-media information and Passenger Portal Framework simplifies the creation of custom portals for on-board services and entertainment. And Nomad’s Remote Online Condition Monitoring, Driver Assist and Power Train products are targeted at identifying efficient fleet maintenance operations and improving fuel economy.

Nomad is the pioneer of the Networked Train – a shared and secure internet-standards based network infrastructure to which all authorised on-board systems and passenger devices may connect.

Nomad Digital is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alstom and an international business with sales and service centres in several locations around the world and product development facilities in the UK (Newcastle), Germany (Hildesheim) and Portugal (Porto). Founded in 2002 and headquartered in the United Kingdom, the company serves more than 80+ global customers, in more than 40 countries, including train builders such as Bombardier, Hitachi and Alstom, and train operating companies such as ÖBB, Amtrak, VIA Rail, Eurostar, GWR, NS, NSB, PKP, Queensland Rail, and Virgin Trains.